Looking for a delicious Middle Eastern meal near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the most exceptional sources for Middle Eastern cuisine around Plano, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best places to fulfill your urges.
April is one of the top months of the year for consumer spending at restaurants across the Plano area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a small business CRM software provider. Estimated daily customers at Plano-area restaurants grew to 52 per business in April of last year, second only to March with an average of 55, and 3% higher than the average for the rest of the year.
Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks and transactions.
1. Dimassi's Mediterranean Buffet
Topping the list is a city outpost of Texas chain Dimassi's Mediterranean Buffet. Located at 4940 State Highway 121, the buffet restaurant is the highest-rated destination for Middle Eastern fare in Plano, boasting four stars out of 269 reviews on Yelp.
2. Royal Zabiha Halal Meats and Bakery
Next up is Royal Zabiha Halal Meats and Bakery, situated at 6205 Coit Road, Suite 324. With four stars out of 23 reviews on Yelp, the halal butcher and Middle Eastern joint has proved to be a local favorite.
3. Madina Market
Finally, Ridgewood's Madina Market, settled at 1409 Shiloh Road, Suite 200, is another primo choice, with Yelpers giving the meat shop, international grocery store and Middle Eastern cafe four stars out of 10 reviews.